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Futurex Unveils CryptoCube Rackmount Enclosure at RSA Conference 2014
|By Business Wire
|February 24, 2014 05:49 PM EST
Futurex today announced the release of CryptoCube, a purpose-built,
all-in-one rackmount enclosure for the secure encryption, decryption,
authentication, and validation of sensitive data, at RSA Conference
2014. The CryptoCube system consists of a customized, multifactor
authentication-secured rackmount enclosure containing a mix of Futurex
Hardened Enterprise Security Platform solutions tailored specifically to
the needs of each organization using it.
Based on Futurex’s proven Hardened Enterprise Security Platform
technology, CryptoCube houses FIPS 140-2 Level 3-validated Secure
Cryptographic Devices within a single enclosure. System access is
controlled through a touch screen display on the front of CryptoCube,
with authentication managed using password-based credentials, smart
cards, and biometric readings.
Enterprise Security Applications of CryptoCube:
Hardware Security Module Services
Enterprise Key and Certificate Management
Data Encryption, Decryption, Validation, and Authentication
Secure Attached Storage
SSL/TLS Link Encryption
Public Key Infrastructure
Electronic Invoice Signing and Authentication
Core Cryptographic Infrastructure Backup
CryptoCube offers a broad array of features for ease-of-use, security,
administration, and monitoring:
Complete Customization: CryptoCube can contain a completely
customized mix of Futurex Hardened Enterprise Security Platform
solutions and is available in three different rackmount sizes (12U, 24U,
and 44U). Prior to implementation, Futurex’s Solutions Architects assist
in the development of a full deployment plan, taking into account
required functionality and future scalability requirements.
Access Controls: CryptoCube is outfitted with a dual,
electromagnetic locking mechanism, smart card reader, and biometric
reader for robust, multifactor authentication. User enrollment takes
place using the integrated LCD screen, and all sensitive data is
processed using a FIPS 140-2 Level 3-validated Secure Cryptographic
Integrated LCD Screen: All Futurex devices within CryptoCube can
be monitored and accessed through the easy-to-use LCD touch screen. From
user enrollment to authentication to performance monitoring, the
operation of CryptoCube is designed to be as simple and easy-to-use as
Performance and Environmental Monitoring: Environmental sensors
within CryptoCube provide active monitoring to ensure optimum
functionality. Additionally, performance metrics including CPU usage,
memory usage, and transaction processing throughput for all devices
contained within CryptoCube are available directly to authenticated
users via the front panel display.
Modular, Turnkey Architecture: Futurex technology employs modular
architecture across its platform, enabling turnkey deployment and
customization for every part of an organization’s core cryptographic
infrastructure. The platform’s enhanced scalability enables
organizations to increase capacity with very little effort. CryptoCube’s
compact footprint ensures valuable data center space usage is kept to a
“CryptoCube is the only solution of its kind on the market, and it
represents the latest in Futurex’s commitment to advancement and
innovation,” said Brett Smith, President and CEO of Futurex. “With this
technology, enterprises can rapidly establish a robust core
cryptographic infrastructure in a turnkey manner with full redundancy,
completely removing typical barriers to implementation.”
To learn more about CryptoCube, e-mail Futurex at [email protected],
or call +1 830-980-9782.
About Futurex (www.futurex.com)
For over 30 years, Futurex has been a globally recognized provider of
hardened, enterprise-class data security solutions. Over 15,000
customers worldwide have trusted Futurex’s innovative Hardened
Enterprise Security Platform to provide market-leading solutions for the
secure encryption, storage, transmission, and certification of sensitive
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